This week, 100 years ago, saw resumption of fighting on most fronts.. During winter’s worst, both sides had limited themselves to raiding.. Some raids had been large, but this week saw a resumption of full-scale German attacks in the
The Hume Citizen of the Year for 2018 was awarded to former Benalla boy Jason Moore.. He has been recognised for a variety of reasons including his contribution to junior sports, his volunteer efforts and his fundraising.. His story starts when, as
Last week the Benalla Breast Cancer Support Group met for the first time — 17 ladies, all recently diagnosed and living in Benalla Rural City, met at Rustik Café & Wine Bar for breakfast and a chat.. In most cases the ladies did not
A piece of Benalla’s history is being brought back to life by volunteers at the Men’s Shed with a project to restore the old Bertalli’s horse-drawn bread cart.. The cart, which was used by Dick Bertalli, grandfather of current
Ford Van stolen. Police are reminding the community to lock their cars and secure their keys after a white Ford Van was stolen from a Grant Dve address.. The white Ford Econovan has the registration number of RZJ977, and was stolen between February
Benalla residents will soon see an improvement to mobile black spots in the area, after Federal Member for Indi Cathy McGowan took steps to make improvements last week.. McGowan and local mayors met with Victoria’s Trade and Investment
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake
The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital
Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode
Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn
Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more
Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they
A committee established following a Senate inquiry into the cattle industry has failed to deliver a viable solution for the restructure of the Cattle Council of Australia, according to the VFF.. The VFF met with a number of state farming
Mini Savoury Danishes Three Ways. Makes 48.. Ingredients:. 3 sheets butter puff pastry. 1 egg, lightly beaten. 1 tbsp milk. Option 1: Feta and black olive. 100g feta, crumbled. 2 tbsp finely chopped basil. 2 tbsp finely chopped black olives. Option
A red alert remains in place for residents in northern Western Australia as Tropical Cyclone Kelvin brings destructive winds and heavy rain.
SA-BEST leader Nick Xenophon says he's not surprised by the attacks on him so early in the SA election campaign.
US President Donald Trump has drawn links between the Florida school shooting suspect and the FBI's investigation into Russian meddling into the 2016 election.
A tropical cyclone in the South Pacific has created dangerous surf conditions across NSW with beachgoers warned to avoid swimming.
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull isn't about to tell US President Donald Trump what to do about gun controls when they meet next week.
A photo posted on social media by Nationals MP George Christensen has been reported to police by an environmental activist.
Police are urgently appealing for help to locate a missing Gold Coast mother and her 18-month-old daughter.
The Queensland government is being urged to introduce real-time fuel price reporting with petrol prices predicted to soar in the state's south-east.
Treasurer Scott Morrison insists the government's business tax plan will not put the projected budget surplus in 2020/21 in jeopardy.